The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Planning
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 33 45
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.72% 2.77% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 3.32% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £625 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +17.18% -7.24%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 242 241 303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 87.36% 83.39% 85.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 149 206
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £11.93 £21.36 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.13% +6.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Project Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in East Sussex

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Planning in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in East Sussex

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hove -13 2 £625 +4.16%
Project Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Economics
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Audit Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Procurement Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft